Day of the Dead Cocktail: The Bloodshot Margarita

Day of the Dead Bloodshot Margarita at www.happyhourprojects.com #DayoftheDead

Hey friends, today I’m mixing up a Day of the Dead cocktail with Casa Noble tequila!  They sent me a bottle of their crystal tequila to share a new recipe with you all (because apparently, they know the way to this girl’s heart is with a delicious cocktail.  Just ask my husband, the bartender). So […]

Slow Cooker Meal: Garlic & Herb Pork Sirloin with Red Potatoes and Carrots

Slow Cooker Oe-Dish Meal with Smithfield Seasoned Pork Roast at www.happyhourprojects.com

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group® and Smithfield®, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #PutPorkontheMenu http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV Raise your hand if you have tons of time every day to make a delicious balanced dinner with plenty of time to spare… anyone?  Beuller?  Yeah, me neither!  I […]

Half Pint Cherry Cheesecakes in Flower-Topped Mason Jars

Flower Topped Mason Jar Cheesecakes at www.happyhourprojects.com

Okay, I know it’s not a brand-new idea to make mason jar desserts, but I was going through my recipe book a few weeks ago, and I ran across a recipe that a friend of mine from my childhood had written for me about 20(!!) years ago for mini cherry cheesecakes that we made at one […]

A Hint of Color Makes a World of Difference

Tree at Dawn Tile Mosaic at www.happyhourprojects.com

Well, friends, ArtPrize has come to a close.  I picked up my piece just yesterday from my venue, and it’s safe and sound back at home.  What an experience!  I’m excited to partner with Georgia-Pacific today to talk about color, and how a little hint of color can make a world of difference.  If you haven’t seen […]

Suavitel Fast Dry Fabric Softener: Making More Time For Fun

Suavitel Fast Dry Fabric Softener: Making More Fun Time at www.happyhourprojects.com

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Dear Laundry Fairy, I still desperately want to believe you’re real.  Haha.  It’s not that I hate laundry.  Laundry isn’t difficult – it just takes SO LONG, tied to the house, to get through the amount of laundry […]

16 Recipes For Grown-Up Halloween Entertaining

16 Recipes for Grown Up Halloween Celebrations at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you to Foodie.com for sponsoring today’s Halloween recipe round-up! I have seen a LOT of great kids’ ideas floating around out there for Halloween, but this time of year can be a lot of fun for adults, too!  I’ve rounded up 16 fun recipes for entertaining that are candy-free, and great for an adult […]

Stamped Heart Framed Necklace Tutorial & ImpressArt Stamp Set Giveaway

Wire Wrapped Heart Stamped Pendant at www.happyhourprojects.com

Thank you to ImpressArt for sponsoring today’s awesome metal stamping giveaway! It’s no secret if you read here… well, ever, that I totally love metal stamping and jewelry stamping.  I’ve been sharing stamped jewelry tutorials and ideas for a few years now, and I get really excited every time I see the product line expanded […]

Halloween Kids Game: Foam Head Frankenstein Bowling

Halloween Kids Game: Foam Head Frankenstein Bowling at www.happyhourprojects.com #MakeItFunCrafts

Thank you FloraCraft® for sponsoring today’s fun craft challenge! So, have you seen some of the amazing FloraCraft® Foam Head projects floating around out there?  They’ve been cracking me up, so I was really excited to join in the fun and bring you my idea for ways to use FloraCraft® Foam Heads!  See, my daughter is in preschool now, […]